DriverEasy Changelog

New in version 4.9.2.43042

May 12th, 2015
  • Fix an UI issue on Windows XP system

New in version 4.9.1.41094 (May 12th, 2015)

  • Add Reset Settings button on Settings page
  • Add confirmation before executing uninstall driver progress
  • Add function reminding to create Restore Point for Free version
  • Improved driver backup function
  • Fixed some buttons which may be invisible due to some language translation is too long
  • Adjust some translation on German, Italian and Spanish

New in version 4.9.0.12289 (April 2nd, 2015)

  • Fixed a driver backup issue
  • Updated a German translation

New in version 4.8.0.16909 (December 15th, 2014)

  • Add a New Download Server
  • Add Copy Function on Viewing Hardware Information
  • Optimize Scan Engine
  • Boost Free Version Download Speeds by up to 60% Faster
  • Improve Installation Efficiency
  • Improve Windows 8.1 Compatibility
  • Fix Some Bugs

New in version 4.7.10.2922 (November 20th, 2014)

  • Improved scan engine

New in version 4.7.9.32077 (November 20th, 2014)

  • Improved download progress
  • Correct several Danish translation

New in version 4.7.8.14308 (October 10th, 2014)

  • Add new server to improve driver scan performance

New in version 4.7.7.5143 (September 9th, 2014)

  • Improved driver download progress

New in version 4.7.6.43044 (August 21st, 2014)

  • Significantly improved the interface respond time during driver download
  • Fixed a bug when clicking Register button on Windows 8 & 8.1
  • Fixed other bugs

New in version 4.7.5.40969 (August 12th, 2014)

  • Add a link to retrieve license key during Activation
  • Remove pop-up window to purchase page when clicking Register button

New in version 4.7.4.31310 (August 5th, 2014)

  • New Digital Signature to support Windows XP without Service Pack 2

New in version 4.7.3.6546 (July 11th, 2014)

  • Improve Windows 8.1 Driver Identification
  • Correct a typo issue

New in version 4.7.2.18340 (June 18th, 2014)

  • Fix an interface display issue

New in version 4.7.1.19920 (May 29th, 2014)

  • Suggest DriverEasy team's iPhone App for whom has Apple device
  • Improve scan logic to reduce server loading

New in version 4.7.0.41953 (May 12th, 2014)

  • Add silent upgrade model
  • Improve scan progress

New in version 4.6.7.15798 (April 3rd, 2014)

  • Fixed "MergeNewDriver" error

New in version 4.6.6.42258 (February 26th, 2014)

  • Corrected Portuguese translation error

New in version 4.6.5.15892 (January 24th, 2014)

  • Fixed UI. DownloadList Bug

New in version 4.6.4.42681 (January 23rd, 2014)

  • Improve driver backup feature, ZIP file name will add the the backup date for easy understanding

New in version 4.6.3.3060 (December 27th, 2013)

  • Improve driver scan engine, optimized unplugged device handling
  • Increase Professional version offline scan download speed
  • Fixed several minor bugs

New in version 4.6.2.32670 (November 13th, 2013)

  • Improve driver scan engine, remove duplicate record when device has been plugged into more than one slot/port.

New in version 4.6.1.16849 (October 25th, 2013)

  • Support Windows 8.1
  • Improve "Auto-Installation" engine, Driver Easy can auto install more driver packages
  • Fix a bug when the second driver update service not correctly respond the request

New in version 4.6.0.32105 (October 9th, 2013)

  • Upgrade "Auto-Installation" engine, Driver Easy can auto install more driver packages.
  • Fix several bugs..

New in version 4.5.4.14813 (August 28th, 2013)

  • Improve "file damaged" error message to make troubleshooting easily
  • Fix "Delete" button not correctly displaying when a driver file only download a small bytes

New in version 4.5.2.21601 (June 25th, 2013)

  • Fix a display error when one driver file supports both online and unplugged devices

New in version 4.5.1.21889 (June 25th, 2013)

  • Improve scan logic
  • Fix a bug when scanning virtual device

New in version 4.5.0.25972 (March 21st, 2013)

  • Danish Interface
  • Fix schedule scan may not work on 64bit system issue

New in version 4.4.2.28732 (February 28th, 2013)

  • Improve the design of driver installation window

New in version 4.4.1.28763 (February 27th, 2013)

  • Fix an program installation bug on some Windows 8 system
  • Improve the driver restore exception handling

New in version 4.4.0.29319 (February 22nd, 2013)

  • Greek interface
  • Increase free version download speed

New in version 4.3.2.22124 (December 18th, 2012)

  • Amend an Hungarian translation

New in version 4.3.0.41335 (December 12th, 2012)

  • Add Chinese interface

New in version 4.2.2.22320 (December 7th, 2012)

  • Improve "Auto-Installation" logic
  • Correct "Download All" interface when font size over 100 DPI

New in version 4.2.0.31708 (October 26th, 2012)

  • Certified for Windows 8
  • Add Italian interface
  • Add Arabic interface

New in version 4.1.1.32690 (October 12th, 2012)

  • Fix some bugs

New in version 4.1.0.26484 (September 27th, 2012)

  • Add Ukrainian translation
  • Relocate some button location to fit new translation

New in version 4.0.6.22634 (August 20th, 2012)

  • Correct a German translation error
  • Update .Net Framework 2.0 download link

New in version 4.0.5.29454 (August 20th, 2012)

  • Improve Windows updates download performance
  • Fix "Show All Hidden Devices Item" not working issue
  • Fix WUA for Windows XP 64bit download link

New in version 4.0.4.21077 (July 6th, 2012)

  • Fix download speed not showing on 125% text size (120 DPI)

New in version 4.0.3.25237 (July 3rd, 2012)

  • Fix an interface issue on some Windows 7 system

New in version 4.0.2.17941 (July 2nd, 2012)

  • Fix a stop working bug on some X64 system

New in version 4.0.1.28747 (June 30th, 2012)

  • Reduce installation package size
  • Fix some bugs

New in version 4.0.0.32303 (June 30th, 2012)

  • Add Windows Update feature
  • Offline Scan feature
  • Add Hungarian(Magyar) interface
  • Redesign user interface
  • Improve hardware information showing
  • Many function improvement
  • Fix some bugs

New in version 3.11.3.34316 (January 6th, 2012)

  • Rewrite some scan logic

New in version 3.11.2.30360 (December 22nd, 2011)

  • Fix "Guid string should only contain hexadecimal characters"
  • Fix CPU detection problem when install a new CPU

New in version 3.11.0.22101 (November 3rd, 2011)

  • Add Spanish (Argentina) interface
  • Add Portuguese(Brazil) interface
  • Add renew license feature
  • Improve hardware information showing
  • Improve driver installation in x64 system
  • Fix some bugs

New in version 3.10.0.26694 (July 21st, 2011)

  • Adjust user interface
  • Fix some bugs

New in version 3.6.0.34159 (May 6th, 2011)

  • Add Korean Interface Option
  • Redesign the Unplugged device list
  • Removed the AD and Flash game during download drivers

New in version 3.5.3.19882 (April 13th, 2011)

  • Enhance driver scan engine
  • Fix some minor bugs

New in version 3.5.1.30846 (March 17th, 2011)

  • Fix "System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object" error

New in version 3.5.0.32349 (March 8th, 2011)

  • Industry first Auto-Installation feature, enable automatically install drivers which has no setup program
  • Add Dutch interface
  • Allow user to view the driver information in details, by clicking the device name at "Download" page
  • Add Flash game while downloading large-file driver on Free version
  • Enhance install and scan process
  • fisome minor bugs

New in version 3.1.1.40990 (January 5th, 2011)

  • Fix some translation errors in French interface

New in version 3.1.0.37646 (January 5th, 2011)

  • Add French interface
  • Improve Backup logic, up to 5x faster then before
  • Fix some bugs

New in version 3.0.1.35192 (January 5th, 2011)

  • Improve scan performance

New in version 3.0.0.23901 (January 5th, 2011)

  • Multi-Language Interface: English & German
  • Basic Hardware Detection

New in version 2.6.1.36300 (August 31st, 2010)

  • Support Computer Technician License
  • Improve driver backup logic

New in version 2.6.0.28108 (August 31st, 2010)

  • Add scheduled scan feature
  • Improve unplugged device display format

New in version 2.5.0.20920 (July 21st, 2010)

  • Driver Restore Feature
  • Driver Uninstall Feature
  • Unplugged device is marked with a new indicator so it`s easy to identify.
  • Add zip file as optional save format in Driver Backup type.
  • Redesign the Tools button
  • Fix a bug when creating the restore point

New in version 2.3.0.20264 (June 26th, 2010)

  • Add "Hide Item" button on download page, allow user to skip some driver files, hidden item will not be shown on scan result & download page again.
  • Add a new setting to allow user to clean the hiden item list.
  • Add Auto Shutdown Feature*
  • Improve the error handling on driver scan progress, user can choose to send the error report to development team.
  • Improve the error handling on download progress, Driver Easy will atuo connect the server repeatedly to ensure the download stability.
  • Fix 500 error about that hardware name includes some character

New in version 2.2.1.31019 (June 26th, 2010)

  • Internal used only, has not release to the public.

New in version 2.2.0.27437 (June 9th, 2010)

  • Auto extract ZIP & RAR files
  • One-Click Setup feature for ZIP or RAR driver file
  • Open File Location button, Allow user to open the driver file folder
  • Fix the bug on some date/time system (eg: Saudi Arabia)

New in version 2.1.1.30460 (June 9th, 2010)

  • Fix the bug when upgrade from 1.x

New in version 2.1.0.36691 (June 9th, 2010)

  • Improve stability of download management
  • Beautify the downloading page (add background color, make some changes to items)
  • Fix the bug that after rescanning the former downloading process would be lost

New in version 2.0.0.28787 (April 28th, 2010)

  • Driver backup feature
  • Allow user to check the installed driver file details.
  • Allow user to direct navigate to Download page, do not need to Scan again
  • New symbol to easy identify drivers for unknown device & drivers has not up-to-date

New in version 1.0.9.42370 (April 6th, 2010)

  • Once click to Download All drivers (available on professional version)
  • Automatically create a restore point before install the driver (available on professional version)
  • Auto-Update feature, DriverEasy can automatically update when new version available
  • Improve Report Error usability.
  • fix some minor bugs.

New in version 1.0.6.18797 (March 19th, 2010)

  • Report Error feature. An Report Error button was added for users convenience to report any possible dirver error, so as to improve our product accuracy & usability
  • Improve user interface, add class icon on Scan in Progress & Scan Summary
  • Fix some minor compatibility bugs, Driver Easy now more stable on non-English system
  • reduce the setup file size to less than 1 MB

New in version 1.0.5.29544 (March 5th, 2010)

  • Improve system device scan logic
  • Fix device name displayed @, % characters on Windows 7 when upgrade to 1.0.4
  • Fix the proxy configuration that needs reset again when upgrading to a new version
  • Fix "Unable to cast object of type 'System.Byte[]' to type 'System.String'" error on some non-English system

New in version 1.0.4.35699 (February 23rd, 2010)

  • Fix "Input string was not in a correct format" error on some non-English System
  • Fix "417 - Expection Failed" when enabled access by proxy function through some proxy server

New in version 1.0.3.27266 (February 11th, 2010)

  • Add internet connection setting, allow access by proxy
  • Add news announcement feature
  • Improves 64-bit system compatibility
  • Fix some minor bugs

New in version 1.0.2.22044 (February 9th, 2010)

  • Fix user interface showing incorrect issue in non-English system
  • Fix EntryName error when getting driver information from driver database server
  • Fix some minor bugs

New in version 1.0.1 (February 9th, 2010)

  • New fresh design's user interface, more user friendly.
  • Improve scan logic, more hardware will be scanned and analysis.
  • Drivers which will be update by same file, now has been group together.
  • User can close the program during scan in progress.
  • Fix some minor bugs